Scottish Cup - Third Round
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Queen's Park 1-2 Albion Rovers

Albion Rovers survived a late onslaught from Queen's Park as they recorded victory in the third round of the Scottish Cup.

Rovers struck right on the stroke of half-time with striker John Gemmell tucking the ball into the net at the second time of asking.

Gemmell struck his second after the break from Scott Chaplain's pass.

Sean Burns managed to pull one back for the Spiders near the end after reacting quickest in the box.

Line-ups

Queen's Park

  • 1Muir
  • 2RooneyBooked at 85mins
  • 5Wharton
  • 6MacGregor
  • 3Gibson
  • 4BerrySubstituted forQuinnat 35'minutes
  • 8MillerBooked at 85mins
  • 11McElroy
  • 10FraserSubstituted forMortimerat 75'minutes
  • 7Burns
  • 9McPhersonSubstituted forCarterat 65'minutes

Substitutes

  • 12Quinn
  • 14Carter
  • 15McVey
  • 16Jones
  • 17Biggart
  • 18Mortimer
  • 21George

Albion

  • 1Parry
  • 2ReidBooked at 28mins
  • 5Dunlop
  • 6Dunlop
  • 3TurnbullBooked at 57mins
  • 7McKenzieBooked at 28mins
  • 4Donnelly
  • 10ChaplainBooked at 86mins
  • 8Phillips
  • 9Gemmell
  • 11McGuigan

Substitutes

  • 12Maguire
  • 14Mullin
  • 15Cusack
  • 16Fisher
  • 18Pollock
  • 19Love
  • 21Hughes
Referee:
Des Roache
Attendance:
438

Match Stats

Home TeamQueen's ParkAway TeamAlbion
Possession
Home48%
Away52%
Shots
Home7
Away5
Shots on Target
Home2
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away5
Fouls
Home5
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Queen's Park 1, Albion Rovers 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Queen's Park 1, Albion Rovers 2.

Darren Miller (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers).

Goal!

Goal! Queen's Park 1, Albion Rovers 2. Sean Burns (Queen's Park) left footed shot from the left side of the box to the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Darren Miller (Queen's Park) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

William Mortimer (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers).

Foul by Darren Miller (Queen's Park).

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Booking

Scott Chaplain (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Darren Miller (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Booking

Shaun Rooney (Queen's Park) is shown the yellow card.

Shaun Rooney (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by John Gemmell (Albion Rovers).

Attempt missed. Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right following a corner.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Scott Gibson.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. William Mortimer replaces Shaun Fraser.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Shaun Rooney.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Michael Dunlop.

Attempt saved. Darren Miller (Queen's Park) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the top left corner.

Ciaran McElroy (Queen's Park) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

Substitution

Substitution, Queen's Park. John Carter replaces Ross McPherson.

Attempt missed. Marc McKenzie (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high following a corner.

Corner, Albion Rovers. Conceded by Darren Miller.

Darren Miller (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Scott Chaplain (Albion Rovers).

Booking

Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Shaun Rooney (Queen's Park) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Kyle Turnbull (Albion Rovers).

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Ross Dunlop.

Ross McPherson (Queen's Park) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Michael Dunlop (Albion Rovers).

Attempt saved. Mark McGuigan (Albion Rovers) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Goal!

Goal! Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 2. John Gemmell (Albion Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Scott Chaplain.

Foul by Darren Miller (Queen's Park).

Gary Phillips (Albion Rovers) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Second Half

Second Half begins Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

Half Time

First Half ends, Queen's Park 0, Albion Rovers 1.

Corner, Queen's Park. Conceded by Alan Reid.

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